We’ll Surprise You!

The leaders of Middlesex Community College and the Meriden Public School System are piloting a new educational collaborative to keep quality and affordable higher education growing in Meriden.

Here are some frequently asked questions about this exciting new partnership:

Meriden may be a closer geographical location for you. It’s convenient afternoon and evening hours (Monday through Thursday 2:30 to 8:15 p.m.) may also be a better fit for your schedule.

Afternoon and evening classes will be held at the newly renovated Orville H. Platt High School, 220 Coe Avenue, in Meriden. MxCC students will have their own designated entrance close to the main entrance of the school. Once inside, take the stairs on the right up to the second floor classrooms.

MxCC@Platt will offer more than 50 courses from the general education curriculum, with a limited selection of courses leading into MxCC degree programs in communication, computer science, digital arts, early childhood education, human services and veterinary technology. Click here for a complete fall 2017 MxCC@Platt course list. Please check back on our website for updated opportunities.

CT Transit will provide bus service to Platt High School Monday through Friday. The bus will depart the Meriden Railroad Station in Meriden to Platt High School at 2:30pm, 3:50pm, and 5:00pm. The bus will arrive/depart Platt High School at 2:40pm, 4:00pm and 5:10 pm. 

Parking is in a designated lot near the MxCC entrance of Platt High School.

Following the MxCC academic calendar, MxCC@Platt will use 10 classrooms which includes computer and science labs. The media center will also be available for study space, tutoring, access to MxCC online learning materials, and as a place for students to check out MxCC textbooks and loanable equipment.

To register for fall courses, please visit Founders Hall on our main campus at 100 Training Hill Road, Middletown, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. If you are a continuing student, you may also register online. Please call 860-343-5719 with questions.